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Pastwatch : the redemption of Christopher Columbus

Author: Orson Scott Card
Publisher: New York : TOR, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In the 23rd Century, a trio of time travelers journey back to the 15th Century in order to prevent Christopher Columbus from colonizing America. The trip is part of a project by an organization to change history, thereby improving life on earth. By the author of Alvin Journeyman.
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Genre/Form: Time-travel fiction
Fiction
Science fiction
Alternative histories (Fiction)
Named Person: Christopher Columbus; Christopher Columbus
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Orson Scott Card
ISBN: 0312850581 9780312850586 9780812508642 0812508645
OCLC Number: 33277574
Notes: "A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Description: 351 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: by Orson Scott Card.

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